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Fire Updates July 6, 2015

Fire Updates July 6, 2015

July 6, 2015 | Comments (5)

New lightning caused fires: It’s a hot, dry summer and the fire danger is extermely high in the Sierra. Several fires were spawned by last weeks thunderstorms and are now being actively monitored. Most of the fires are small; single tree strikes that amount to less than a tenth of an acre. The fires are […]

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Delaware North out, Aramark in. Yosemite Gets a new Concessionaire

Delaware North out, Aramark in. Yosemite Gets a new Concessionaire

June 20, 2015 | Comments (17)

The National Park Service (NPS) has selected Yosemite Hospitality, LLC, a subsidiary of Aramark, to receive the new primary concession contract for providing visitor services in Yosemite National Park. The 15-year contract – the largest single concession contract in the NPS – is expected to begin on March 1, 2016, and will include overnight accommodations, […]

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Dean Potter and Graham Hunt Killed During BASE Jump Attempt in Yosemite

Dean Potter and Graham Hunt Killed During BASE Jump Attempt in Yosemite

May 18, 2015 | Comments (16)

BASE jumpers Dean Potter and Graham Hunt died after attempting a wingsuit flight from Taft Point.

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Hikers hiking Half Dome's cables by Matt Montagne

Half Dome Cables Up This Saturday

April 30, 2015 | Comments (14)

The cables to the summit of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park will be in place this Saturday, May 2 and available for hikers.

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Air Tanker Pilot Killed Fighting Dog Rock Fire

Air Tanker Pilot Killed Fighting Dog Rock Fire

October 8, 2014 | Comments (6)

A CalFire Air tanker pilot was killed yesterday afternoon after his plane crashed while fighting the Dog Rock fire in Yosemite.

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Climber Dies after Proposing to Girlfriend

Climber Dies after Proposing to Girlfriend

August 20, 2014 | Comments (2)

A 36-year-old rock climber from the northern Bay Area died Saturday from a fall while climbing Matthes Crest in Yosemite National Park.

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Fire in Foresta - Evacuations - Road Closures

Fire in Foresta – Evacuations – Road Closures

July 27, 2014 | Comments (7)

Listen up if you’re headed into the park. Here’s some things you need to know.

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Yosemite Expansion Stalled

Yosemite Expansion Stalled

June 18, 2014 | Comments (2)

A deal that may expand Yosemite by almost 800 acres making it the size of John Muir’s original proposal for the park has stalled due to opposition from local Congressman Tom McClintock.

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Tioga Road by Florencia Marchetti

Tioga Pass Opens at Noon Tomorrow!

May 1, 2014 | Comments (7)

The Tioga Road in Yosemite National Park will open for the season tomorrow, tomorrow, Friday, May 2, 2014, at noon for all vehicular traffic.

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Rim Fire and Road Closure Update

Rim Fire and Road Closure Update

September 11, 2013 | Comments (4)

To date the fire has cost an estimated $102 million, destroyed 11 residences, 3 businesses, 97 outbuildings and continues to threaten over 1200 structures.

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